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  • Trump Treasury nominee casts doubt on Trump’s China policy

    Steven Mnuchin, Donald Trump’s nominee as Secretary of the US Treasury, expressed disagreement with Trump’s promised China trade policy immediately after his  nomination announcement.

  • Trumps confirms TPP withdrawal – but silent on renegotiating NAFTA or branding China a “currency manipulator”

    A November 21 video by Donald Trump seems to be backtracking on trade commitments made just four weeks earlier.

  • Currency manipulation claims “are a charade”

    …says Yale  lecturer Stephen Roach, after a week in which the IMF rejected claims that China is manipulating its currency – but half the US Senate continued to vote for ways of punishing China.

  • “China’s currency no longer undervalued”: IMF

    “Substantial real effective appreciation over the past year has brought the [Chinese Yuan] exchange rate to a level that is no longer undervalued,” said the International Monetary Fund on May 26.

  • US textile lobbyists against “currency manipulation”

    “The National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO) joined… to seek U.S. government action to stop currency manipulation.”